Running Events in Carlisle, North West

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AUG25
Sport in Action 10km
Carlisle, North West, United Kingdom

A flat and fast City Centre started 10km road race utilising some quieter roads to leave the city beofer a looped return.

The event uses a mixture of park paths and quiet country roads which are generally flat or gently undulating. The road surfaces are generally okay. Caution should be taken at all turns, paying attention to marshals wherever necessary. The route is officially measured 10km route using mainly park paths and quiet country roads.

£13 - £16
Sport in Action 10km
JUL21
Solway Coast Marathon
Wigton, Cumbria, North West, United Kingdom

The Solway Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) was designated in December 1964 in recognition of the quality of its landscape and its significant historic and scientific interest. It stretches from Rockcliffe in the North to Maryport in the South, covering about 115 square kilometers of the Solway Plain. The primary purpose of this designation is to conserve and enhance the natural beauty of the area.

£32
Solway Coast Marathon
AUG31
The La Sportiva Grand Tour of Skiddaw
Dalston, North West, United Kingdom

The La Sportiva Grand Tour of Skiddaw is an approximately 44 mile fully waymarked ultra trail race taking in the beautiful Northern Lake District with a climb up the mighty Skiddaw at the approximate halfway point, giving a total of 7136 feet of ascent.

£65 - £115
The La Sportiva Grand Tour of Skiddaw
SEP29
Children’s Cancer Run Carlisle
Carlisle, North West, United Kingdom

The Childrens Cancer Run is coming to Carlisle as part of North of England Childrens Cancer Research Anniversary celebrations. The Childrens Cancer Run is held annually in Newcastle and has raised over 7 million to help fund research into childhood cancers. We are now bringing the event to the North West for the first time.

£6 - £13
Children’s Cancer Run Carlisle
JUL19
Pinnacle Ridge Extreme
Patterdale, North West, United Kingdom

If you're looking for some real excitement, some really technical ground and some really technical hands on rock experience during a race then look no further, we have it all in the Pinnacle Ridge Extreme race. This short, but exceedingly hard race packs a massive punch, weaving its way around the Helvellyn Massif taking in some of the best lines, best scrambles and best descents... what are you waiting for?

$50
Pinnacle Ridge Extreme
AUG11
Lowther Lakeland Trail Run
Penrith, North West, United Kingdom

The Lowther Lakeland Trail Run starts from the field beside Lowther Castle. This scenic 13 mile route takes runners across Askham Fell and the Lowther Valley. It's a fully marked 13 mile route with about 1400ft of ascent. There are a few short but flattish sections on rough ground, about 3 miles of tarmac, about 2 miles crossing rough pasture, and the rest across mostly open country with grassy and gravel tracks.

£11
Lowther Lakeland Trail Run
OCT12
Lakes In A Day
Caldbeck, North West, United Kingdom

Let Open Adventure set you on your journey across the beautiful Lake District!

Soak up your surroundings as you travel from Caldbeck, on the northern edge of the Lakes, to Cartmel, in the south. Your route will take in the summits of Blencathra, Helvellyn and Fairfield before descending to Ambleside and following the western shore of Windermere.

£90
Lakes In A Day
SEP22
Spadeadam Half Marathon
Gilsland, North West, United Kingdom

Trail Outlaws are delighted to be able to join forces with RAF Spadeadam and the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund(RAFBF) to give you an out of this world opportunity to take part in a trail half marathon at the historic RAF Spadeadam in Cumbria. Come and take part in this not to be missed event, run around the historic base that was part of the UK's missile project during the cold war.

£30 - £32
Spadeadam Half Marathon
SEP7
Lakeland Trails – Keswick
Keswick, North West, United Kingdom

Starting and finishing at Fitz Park, in Keswick (CA12 4NF), the 5km Derwentwater Sport Trail, 10km Derwentwater Trail Run, 15km Derwentwater Trail Race and 15km Derwentwater Trail Challenge is a circuit along well marked and marshalled footpaths and bridleways, taking in panoramic views of Derwentwater, the surrounding peaks of Skiddaw and Blencathra and the northern fells. Underfoot conditions are generally good for those used to trail running, but expect a bit of everything! The course has no stiles, so there is nothing but the hills and the infamous Glendereterra bogs to break up your rhythm.

A carnival atmosphere is guaranteed for both spectators and competitors, with live music, race commentary, food and drink all available at the start and finish. So, whether you're new to trail running, an experienced athlete, or simply looking for an unforgettable day out in the Lake District, a family-friendly, festival atmosphere and some amazing trail running awaits you!

£15 - £27
Lakeland Trails – Keswick
SEP14
Cumbria Way Ultra & Ultra 30
Keswick, North West, United Kingdom

The Cumbria Way Ultra is a fully waymarked 73 mile trail ultra race which passes through the varied terrain of the beautiful Lake District, giving over 10,000 feet of ascent. The route follows the iconic trail which was first devised in the 1970s by local members of the Ramblers. The Cumbria Way Ultra provides a relatively low-level crossing of the Lake District National Park, following tracks and paths along valleys and over passes in the midst of stunning and varied scenery. It passes Coniston Water, Tarn Hows and Dungeon Ghyll and crosses Stake Pass to Borrowdale, Derwent Water and Keswick. The route continues to Caldbeck passing Skiddaw House and over High Pike, the highest point on the trail. It then follows the Caldew valley to Carlisle.

£50 - £145
Cumbria Way Ultra & Ultra 30
AUG25
Doonhamer 10k
Dumfries, Scotland, United Kingdom

Dumfries Harriers are delighted to stage the Doonhamer 10k which will start and finish in the beautifully refurbished Dock Park, beside the River Nith in Dumfries. The race will trace the pathways alongside the river and cross the river several times using the Buccleuch Street, Suspension and Kirkpatrick MacMillan Bridge.

£16.50 - £18.50
Doonhamer 10k
SEP29
Lakeland Four Passes
Keswick, North West, United Kingdom

The Lakeland Four Passes is a 19 mile circular route with over 5300ft of ascent which starts and finishes at Rosthwaite Village Hall in Borrowdale, at the southern end of Derwent Water.

£30 - £34
Lakeland Four Passes
SEP8
Ambleside Trail 60
Ambleside, North West, United Kingdom

In 1959 Frank Davies opened the doors to the first outdoor equipment shop in Ambleside, he was told that it would never work. Fast forward 60 years and Brathay are very proud to help The Climbers Shop celebrate their Diamond Anniversary by bringing you the Ambleside Trail 60 event; a 60km trail run through some of the most spectacular scenery the Lake District has to offer.

£65
Ambleside Trail 60
OCT12
Kielder 10k
Hexham, North East, United Kingdom

Come and Beat the Bull! Run the Kielder 10K around the stunning Bull Crag Peninsula of Kielder Water. If the full marathon is 20 miles too far for you, panic not you can still enjoy the stunning scenery and join us for possibly the most beautiful 10K in the UK! Why not make a short break of it and bring your friends and family along? There is plenty to do in and around Kielder Water and the wider Northumberland countryside! Use the accommodation link to look for places to stay. The 10K has sold out for the last 4 years, so make sure you enter now to secure your part in Britains Most Beautiful Marathon Weekend!

£25 - £27
Kielder 10k
OCT27
Lakeland Trails, Ullswater
Glenridding, North West, United Kingdom

Starting from the Ullswater Pier at Glenridding, your journey starts with a beautiful half hour cruise aboard the Ullswater Steamer "Raven", which takes you to the start in the hamlet of Howtown, whilst being serenaded by singer/songwriter Pete Lashley. The 10K Ullswater Trail Run, 14K Ullswater Trail Challenge and 14K Ullswater Trail Race follow well marked and marshalled footpaths and bridleways along the lake shore, giving panoramic views of Helvellyn and the surrounding peaks, finishing in Jenkins Field, next to the Ullswater Pier. So, whether you're new to trail running, an experienced athlete, or simply looking for an unforgettable day out in the Lake District, a family-friendly, festival atmosphere and some amazing trail running awaits you!

£32
Lakeland Trails, Ullswater
OCT13
Kielder Half Marathon
Kielder, North East, United Kingdom

After a hugely successful inaugural. The Half Marathon is now a permanent fixture in the Kielder Marathon Weekend. If the marathon is a stretch too far and the 10K is over all too quickly, then here is your perfect challenge. The Kielder Half Marathon will have some dedicated parking near the start line on the Dam for competitors. All kit and spectators are then taken to the finish via the usual bus service which will operate a return arrangement from the finish area. Why not make a short break of it and bring your friends and family along? There is plenty to do in and around Kielder Water and the wider Northumberland countryside! Use the accommodation link to look for places to stay.

£33 - £35
Kielder Half Marathon
OCT13
Kielder Marathon
Hexham, North East, United Kingdom

The Active Northumberland Kielder Marathon route follows an almost entirely off-road course around northern Europes largest man-made lake, Kielder Water, in Northumberland.

Britains Most Beautiful Marathon is the finale to a weekend of events, starting with the Kielder 10K & Kielder Run Bike Run on Saturday 12th October and followed by the Kielder Half Marathon and Junior races on Sunday 13th October. It all adds up to an electric atmosphere and a fabulous weekend in this beautiful part of the country.

Why not make a short break of it and bring your friends and family along? There is plenty to do in and around Kielder Water and the wider Northumberland countryside! Use the accommodation link to look for places to stay.

£39 - £41
Kielder Marathon
OCT19
Langdale Marathon
Ambleside, North West, United Kingdom

A beautiful, challenging marathon course set in England's most spectacular mountain scenery. The Langdale Marathon has a reputation as the toughest road marathon in the UK. Taking in two laps of the Half Marathon course and reaching gradients of 1:3, this stunning marathon attracts both seasoned runners and a large number people looking for their next challenge.

£20 - £26
Langdale Marathon
AUG9
Registration Perks
England Weekend Challenge
Ambleside, North West, United Kingdom

/// EVENT CANCELLED ///

The ultimate test of body and mind in Englands glorious Lake District. Think lush green hills, stretching vistas, dramatic weather and sheep. Lots of sheep. Get your fill of fresh air with our exhilarating run and hike adventure.

Booking Closed
England Weekend Challenge
OCT26
Lakeland Trails, Helvellyn
Penruddock, North West, United Kingdom

Starting and finishing at Jenkins Field (CA11 OUS), on the shores of Ullswater in Glenridding, the NEW! 5km Helvellyn Sport Trail, 10km Helvellyn Trail Run, 15km Helvellyn Trail Race and 15km Helvellyn Trail Challenge follow circuits along well marked and marshalled footpaths and bridleways that take you into the foothills of Helvellyn, with elevated panoramic views of Ullswater, and dramatic vistas of Helvellyn and the surrounding peaks. Underfoot conditions are generally good for those used to off road running but can be tricky in places.

A carnival atmosphere is guaranteed for both spectators and competitors, with live music, race commentary, food and drink all available at the start and finish. So, whether you're new to trail running, an experienced athlete, or simply looking for an unforgettable day out in the Lake District, a family-friendly, festival atmosphere and some amazing trail running awaits you!

Booking Closed
Lakeland Trails, Helvellyn
JAN19
Carlisle Resolution Run 5K & 10K
Carlisle, North West, United Kingdom

An event which uses a mixture of quiet country roads which are generally flat or gently undulating. The run will finish directly in front of the Carlisle Racecourse grandstand.

Carlisle Resolution Run 5K & 10K
OCT12
Active Northumberland Kielder 10K
Hexham, North East, United Kingdom

Come and Beat the Bull! Run the Kielder 10K around the stunning Bull Crag Peninsula of Kielder Water. If the full marathon is 20 miles too far for you, panic not you can still enjoy the stunning scenery and join us on Saturday 6th October for possibly the most beautiful 10K in the UK! You will be absorbed by your beautiful surroundings as you churn out the miles Why not make a short break of it and bring your friends and family along? There is plenty to do in and around Kielder Water and the wider Northumberland countryside! Use the accommodation link to look for places to stay. The 10K has sold out for the last 3 years, so make sure you enter now to secure your part in Britains Most Beautiful Marathon Weekend!

Active Northumberland Kielder 10K
OCT13
Kielder Junior Races
Hexham, North East, United Kingdom

While the adults are out tackling Britains Most Beautiful Marathon back at Kielder Waterside Park our next generation of runners show us what theyre made of! The Kielder Junior Races, 2 age group categories, take place on site at the Kielder Waterside Park in front of the throngs of spectators. For children aged 6-15 years.

Kielder Junior Races
DEC7
Christmas Pudding 10K
Ambleside, North West, United Kingdom

A 10k course through the beautiful Great Langdale valley. The Langdale Christmas Pudding run has become a popular event to start the festive season. With over 1000 entered at its peak, the race appeals to all who enjoy the fun side of running. Every finisher gets a Christmas Pudding and many runners dress in festive costumes - all adding to the party atmosphere.

£16
Christmas Pudding 10K
DEC27
Wansfell Race
Ambleside, North West, United Kingdom

Although short and sweet this race should not be underestimated. The route is very steep and extremely rough underfoot. Slippery, wet conditions can make the descent treacherous and if the mist is down the ability to navigate is essential. Please also be aware that the road section at the beginning and end will not be closed to cars although it will be marshalled. Runners must take great caution especially when descending at speed and negotiating blind corners.

Wansfell Race

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